Category: CRAICing People


to stand in solidarity with a 21-year-old woman facing prosecution in the North of Ireland on charges of using ‘poison’ to procure an abortion.


Top 10 David Bowie Songs | RIP

Source: David Bowie has been called many things in his life: rock ‘n’ roll chameleon, musical genius, Ziggy Stardust and Thin White Duke, to name a few. Still, coming up with a list of best Bowie tracks is both pleasurable and painful. How does one narrow such an eclectic and magnificent career down to just 10 tunes? Missing from this list are “Fame” and “Let’s Dance” — his only two No. 1 U.S. songs — as well as classics such as “Starman,” “Oh! You Pretty Things,” “Life on Mars?” and countless others. What made the cut? Check out our list of the Top 10 David Bowie Songs. 10 “The Man […]

HAPPY 2016 from Friendliest City of the World

Happy 2016 Galway when flying around list time over Arran IslandsInishmore we have noticed there is nothing more interesting further west. Landing in Galway for Brand New Year of the CRAIC again. There is history of civilisation here recorded 3,500 years before St. Pat hit the ground and sent the snakes to discover new world for expanding ideas from Europe and dismiss the civilisation forming in America until 1492. Happy New Year based on roots of the most western place which the oldest civilisation expanding over EuroAzia found the reason to stay and have some CRAIC! With regards Darius Ivan and the team of the CRAIC.  

The All Blacks at The Abbeyglen!

Family Ties: Paul and Brian Hughes – Abbeyglen Castle, Clifden

Inspire Fitness – How To Live Your Best Life

Jessica wasn’t always healthy and happy and battled with her own issues which took her a while to overcome them. Now, she couldn’t imagine a life without exercise and a healthy routine.

8 Galweigians locked in shipping container with water to drink only!

To raise awareness of Migration issues within Europe are the Giddy Biddy Collective presenting Infinity – a social awareness installation project which is taking place for 24 hours since this morning 18/09/2015 as part of Galway City Culture Night.      Eight volunteers are locked inside 20 foot shipping container with only water to drink and a portable loo for waste, simulating the conditions experienced by the victims of migration. People on the street can watch the group surviving 24 hours in extreme conditions on the screen attached to container. 

I’m Not Myself, You See…

He’s not himself, you see, well, he is himself but he isn’t. He was himself and still is, but now I’m gone. So if I’m there, where am I?

#FreeRunning Galway

Dan Vavruška #FreeRunner Galway? From Pardubice Czech Republic… Freerunning (or free running) is an acrobatic and athletic discipline founded by Sébastien Foucan, who wrote a book on the subject. Foucan started what he termed “freerunning” in 2003, which he developed as a more inclusive form of parkour.[1] Parkour’s development from military obstacle course training gives it and freerunning some aspects of a non-combative martial art.

Menlo Village in Galway attracts Mayors from California

Catherine Carlton, Mayor of Menlo Park city in California’s Silicone Valley, paid a visit to Menlo Village in Galway last Saturday morning. Mayor Carlton is currently holidaying in Ireland with her husband and is the 2nd Mayor of Menlo Park city to visit and enjoy the hidden beauty of the village on the shores of the Corrib. In December 2013, the then Mayor Peter Ohtaki also visited. “We’re united by so much more than what divides us,” said Ms. Carlton shortly after she was appointed in Dec of last year. When asked her first impressions of Galway, the Mayor said she loves it but what makes the city so special is the people.  Friday […]

Galway’s annual Pride Festival August 13th to16th, is packed to the rafters this year!!

Galway’s annual Pride Festival August 13th to16th, is packed to the rafters this year!!